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  • 5 Aug 2021

    SGBC & REDAS Lead Industry Action to Accelerate Built Environment Decarbonisation

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    Close to 60 organisations across the building and construction sector have signed the Singapore Built Environment Embodied Carbon Pledge, signalling strong industry impetus to address built environment embodied carbon emissions.

  • 16 Jul 2021

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    Make a Home that’s Good for the Planet, and Better for You.

    It’s well-known that buildings have a big impact on the environment. What may not be as apparent is that the building, or even the room you’re in, can also have a direct impact on your health and well-being.

  • 7 Jul 2021

    SGBC calls on Industry to Accelerate Decarbonisation of the Built Environment

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    The global pandemic has shown us what can be achieved when we work together towards a common goal. Climate change is an even greater existential threat facing mankind.

  • 30 Mar 2021

    New SGBC President & Board to drive Built Environment Sustainability

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    The Singapore Green Building Council (SGBC) is pleased to announce the members of the 7th Board, who will lead the Council through the 2021-2023 term. The composition of the Board was unveiled at SGBC’s Annual General Meeting on 30 March 2021.

  • 11 Mar 2021

    New SGBC Board Members Elected for 2021-2023 Term

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    The formal process for the SGBC Board Elections 2021 commenced in early January 2021, and all SGBC Corporate Members were encouraged to cast their votes to help chart SGBC's course for the future from 22 February 2021 to 8 March 2021.

    At the close of the voting period, the following Nominees from both the Public and Private Membership categories have been elected onto the SGBC Board to serve a two-year term from 1 April 2021: 

    Institutions & Government Bodies Category

    • Mr. Ang Kian Seng, Building and Construction Authority (BCA)
    • Mr. Tan Sze Tiong, Housing & Development Board (HDB)
    • Mr. Calvin Chung, JTC Corporation
    • Mr. Yann Grynberg, Nanyang Technological University (NTU)
    • Mr. Suresh K., National Environment Agency (NEA)
    • A/Prof Tham Kwok Wai, National University of Singapore (NUS)
    • Mr. Tan Szue Hann, Singapore Institute of Architects (SIA)
    • Mr. Ler Seng Ann, Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA)

    Private Sector Category

    • Mr. Lee Ang Seng, Beca Carter Hollings & Ferner (S.E. Asia) Pte Ltd
    • Ms Lynette Leong, CapitaLand Limited
    • Mr. Ang Aik Leng, Allen, City Developments Limited
    • Mr. Tan Kuang Liang Allen, Keppel Land Limited
    • Mr. Benson Wee, ONG & ONG Pte Ltd
    • Mr. Owen Wee, Surbana Jurong Consultants Pte Ltd

    Together with the incoming 7th SGBC President Mr. Tang Kok Thye and Immediate Past President Dr. Ho Nyok Yong, the SGBC Board (2021-2023) will be formally introduced during the SGBC Annual General Meeting 2021 teleconference on 30 March 2021.